Photo: Students volley these larger-than-life beach balls at an education performance of Slava's Snowshow in Baum Walker Hall at Walton Arts Center.

Imagine a community where everyone has access to the arts . . . 

Walton Arts Center brings great performing artists and entertainers from around the world to Northwest Arkansas, connecting and engaging our community through inspiring and diverse arts experiences.  When you become a Friend of Walton Arts Center, you join a group of dedicated individuals and families who understand how vital the arts are to Northwest Arkansas.

As a Friend of Walton Arts Center your gift greatly impacts the community.  In the last year:

  • Nearly 28,000 school age children attended a Walton Arts Center performance in the 2015-2016 season for a reduced cost
  • More that 1,600 tickets were given to local charities through our Take A Seat program
  • Over 37,000 people attended an Artosphere event in 2016
  • Atmost 10,000 people attended a 10x10 series performance this season, seeing a world-class performing artist for only $10.

Enjoy the Benefits of Supporting the Arts...

As a Friend of Walton Arts Center you receive exclusive benefits that enhance your experience at Walton Arts Center such as New Show Notifications, Invitations to Special Events, Backstage Tours, Friends Lounge access, Reserved Parking and much more. (Benefits vary based on giving level, see Benefits Guide below for details - click for larger image.)

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